Linda Maxwell

Linda is a former journalist who now enjoys writing about topics she is interested in so she “can keep her mind active and engaged”.

Contributor Since: 12-11-2017

Popular Articles

Key to Aging Well is Long-Term Care Insurance

Aging is an issue which impacts every American family. With longevity comes the health and age-related issues which drain savings and create stress and pressure on loved ones. New proposals give families more options to plan.

04-11-2019
Taking Away Elder Parent’s Keys

As we get older so do our parents. Paying attention to their driving skills is key to their safety. When do you take the keys away? How can you make aging easier on your family in the future?

04-11-2019

Latest Articles

Sean Connery's Ordeal with Dementia

You wouldn't think James Bond would ever suffer from dementia. James Bond might not, but the man who played him did. Sean Connery joins a long list of celebrities who lived and died with dementia. Are you ready for the consequences of aging?

11-9-2020
Anger and Being a Caregiver – Common Combination

More American families face the problem of long-term care. Loved ones find themselves in the role of a caregiver. There are many challenges when being a caregiver. You face physical and emotional stress in addition to anger.

10-26-2020
De-Stressing the Role of Caregiver

American, Canadian, and U.K. families are finding themselves dealing with caregiving. The consequences of being a family caregiver impact health, relationships, and finances. De-stress and plan ahead to reduce family burden.

10-3-2020
Long-Term Care Planning is Happening Before Age 60

An industry study of Long-Term Care Insurance sales shows most consumers are purchasing policies at younger ages taking advantage of better health and lower premiums. An LTC policy is a vital part of retirement planning.

09-14-2020
TV Show “This is Us” Tackles Dementia

A popular TV show, “This is Us” is addressing the impact of cognitive decline on a primary character. It reminds us that the consequences of aging impact many American families.

08-25-2020
Osteoporosis – Not Just for Women Anymore

Do you know a man with Osteoporosis? It happens and if not treated in time it can lead to fractures, surgery, long-term care, and death. Osteoporosis is an issue for both men and women.

08-18-2020
Caregivers Virus Concerns, Depression, and Anxiety

We know the difficulties caregivers face taking care of Mom or Dad or other family members. With so many people needing long-term care more families are impacted, but COVID-19 makes it even more complicated. Are you prepared?

07-10-2020
American’s Resolve to Make Positive Change

The COVID-19 virus crisis has made more Americans personalize the future health and aging changes they will face in the decades ahead. Addressing future long-term care is an integral part of the equation.

07-1-2020
Key to Aging Well is Long-Term Care Insurance

Aging is an issue which impacts every American family. With longevity comes the health and age-related issues which drain savings and create stress and pressure on loved ones. New proposals give families more options to plan.

04-11-2019
Barbara Bush's Death Highlights End-Of-Life Care

Many people don't think of end-of-life issues. Hospice, comfort care or palliative care makes it easier on both the person and the family. Barbara Bush's end-of-life decision may bring comfort to other families.

04-11-2019
Taking Away Elder Parent’s Keys

As we get older so do our parents. Paying attention to their driving skills is key to their safety. When do you take the keys away? How can you make aging easier on your family in the future?

04-11-2019
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